How to Get Old iPhone Ringtones Back

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Do you miss your old iPhone ringtones? Do you long for the sound of the Marimba and Xylophone over your iPhone speakers when you receive an incoming call? We’ll show you how to get your old iPhone ringtones back and where to find the old iPhone text notifications without spending any money. Apple moved the […]

How to Setup Parental Controls in Windows 8.1  

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We were all children once. There’s not a single person who didn’t read a book they shouldn’t have or watched a television show they knew wasn’t allowed by their parents. We’ve all been there. Modern operating systems, with their web browsers, app stores and built-in search, make finding anything and everything you shouldn’t have access to pretty easy. Microsoft’s […]

How to Set Up Your New Surface Pro 3

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Maybe Microsoft’s entertaining holiday themed commercials enticed you to buy a Surface Pro 3 or maybe a very generous family member gifted one. Now it’s time to set it up and get ready to use this versatile and fun tablet/laptop. We’ll share with readers some basic steps that will help users get the most out […]

How to Setup the iPad Air or iPad Air 2

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One of the most coveted tech items is usually the Apple iPad Air or iPad Air 2. They’re arguably the two best tablets money can buy. If you just received one as a gift, or bought one yourself and don’t know what to do next, we’ll show new iPad Air or iPad Air 2 owners […]

How to Get Better Surface Pro 3 Battery Life

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Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3 is a Windows 8 device in a league all its own. The entire line of Surface devices were born out of necessity. Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system focused on bringing the PC into the device age. It was Microsoft’s hypothesis that people didn’t want a laptop and tablet. Instead, the company bet […]

How to Set Up the iPhone 6

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If you received an iPhone 6 for Christmas from Santa, here’s how to set it up and get started with your new smartphone. The iPhone 6 is one of the most popular smartphones on the market right now, so it makes perfect sense that Santa would gift a lot of them. However, if you’ve never […]

Xbox One & PS4 Setup Tips for Parents & Gift Givers

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You weren’t alone. Thousands, maybe even millions of adults around the world spent an untold amount of time waiting in lines and calling video game stores hoping to score an Xbox One or PS4 entertainment console for their family. The PS4 and Xbox One are video game consoles first, but they each have features that the entire family will love. Here’s the problem […]

How to Set Up the Amazon Fire HD, Fire HDX & Fire HDX 8.9

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This guide will show you hoe to set up your new Amazon Fire HD, Amazon Fire HDX and Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 tablets. We’ll walk you through the steps to get your new Amazon Fire tablet up and running and the best things to do after you get through the regular setup that appears when […]

How to Watch The Interview

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After North Korea allegedly hacked into Sony’s infrastructure and threatened the company to cancel the release of The Interview, Sony isn’t giving in 100%, as some movie theaters around the country will be screening the movie on its original Christmas Day release date. According to The Hollywood Reporter, The Plaza Theater in Atlanta and The Alamo […]

How to Use Passbook in iOS 8

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Passbook is an app in iOS 8 that can turn your iPhone into a digital wallet of sorts that you can stuff with tickets, loyalty cards, boarding passes, etc., as well as store your credit cards to use with Apple Pay, as the company’s payment platform is built into Passbook. Here’s how to set up […]

How to Add Starbucks Gift Card to App

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This guide will show you how to add a Starbucks gift card to the Starbucks app on iPhone or Android. If you receive a Starbucks Gift card for the holiday season or for your birthday, you can quickly add the gift card to the Starbucks app so that you always have it handy without carrying […]

How to Speed Up Your Internet Without Paying A Dime

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If you have slow internet, the easiest thing to do would be to pay more per month for a faster connection, but if you don’t want to fork out more money, there are ways that you can speed up your internet for free. Unfortunately, you can’t literally speed up your internet for free, as a […]

How to Add Continuity Support to Older Macs

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If you want to use your Mac to make and receive phone calls from your iPhone, you’re required to have newer Mac hardware that has Bluetooth 4.0. Otherwise, you’re out of luck. However, a new tool has added support for Bluetooth 4.0 dongles, meaning that older Macs can take advantage of Apple’s Continuity features. OS […]

How to Fix Bad iOS 8.1.2 Battery Life

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Apple’s brand new iOS 8.1.2 update brings bug fixes to iPhone, iPad and iPod touch owners. However, as we’ve pointed, it not only fails to fix some lingering iOS 8 problems, it also brings some problems of its own. In particular, some iPhone and iPad users are noticing bad iOS 8.1.2 battery life and today, […]

How to Get Better LG G3 Battery Life

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With power and battery saver modes to large battery options, smartphones these days are starting to last longer and longer. When it comes to using a powerful smartphone like the LG G3 though, battery life is always a concern, and there are many ways to improve battery life with the LG G3. LG’s flagship G3 […]

How to Fix Nexus 9 Auto Rotation

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The Nexus 9 brought Android 5.0 Lollipop to the market first, but for some users it also brought a problem with the Nexus 9 auto rotation feature. We’ll show users who have the Nexus 9 auto rotation problem how to fix it by turning off Google Now until Google issues a fix. There are a […]

How to Put a Screen Protector on Your iPad

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If you’re worried about scratching your new iPad’s display, then getting a screen protector is a great way to prevent that. Here’s how to apply a screen protector to your iPad. Screen protectors come in all different styles, but most of them are usually made out of a thin and flexible plastic sheet that sticks […]

How to Remove Bubbles from Your iPad Screen Protector

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If you’re worried about scratching up your iPad′s display, then getting a screen protector is a great way to prevent that, but while you can easily apply a screen protector to your iPad, getting those wretched bubbles out is another story. Screen protectors come in all different styles, but most of them are usually made […]

How to Delete a Game from Xbox One

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Microsoft’s Xbox One console has more power than any other Xbox console that came before it. Because of that raw power, games look better and feel more realistic. That’s great for everyone. We need a way to truly differentiate the experience users got with the Xbox 360 and what’s available with the Xbox One. Storage […]